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Villa Alba

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • Car Essential
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Garden
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Private Parking
  • Private Pool
  • Private Terrace
  • Satellite TV
  • Washing Machine
  • Window Screens
  • Wireless Internet

About this Villa

Lovingly restored to a very high standard the 16th century palace is an excellent choice for two families. Superb staff who are most accommodating and helpful.


The villa is arranged over three floors, offers seven bedrooms each with en-suite bathroom. This elegant villa is located within a historical hamlet, but completely independent. The hamlet was once the staging post on the road into the Chianti region.  Excellent location for day trips to Florence and Siena and surrounding hill towns.

You can walk into the charming little hamlet where you will find a basic grocery shop serving coffee and cappuccino.  For your convience they also will prepare a simple, Tuscan meal which you can bring back to the villa and enjoy on the stunning terrace or in your private dining room.

Included in price

  • Daily cleaning service Monday to Friday 2 hours per day
  • Weekly change of towels and bed linen, a spare set of bathroom towels is provided each week
  • Gas
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Initial kitchen stock (red wine, fruit juice, water, milk, bread, tea, butter, biscuits / cake, marmalade, pasta, starter supply of detergents for washing machine / dishwasher)
  • Initial supply of complimentary bath products in all bathrooms
  • Pool towels
  • Cot and highchair upon request
  • Wifi
  • Hairdryers in each bathroom
  • Located in the heart of the Chianti region, 30 km to both Florence and Siena
  • Montefienali (with small grocery shop and simple, local restaurant) Restaurant 5 km
  • San Gusmé 12 km
  • Gaiole in Chianti 15 km 
  • Radda in Chianti 22 km
  • Siena 30 km
  • Florence 60 km


  • The first floor is reached via a stone staircase.
  • Living room with TV and sofabed
  • 3 double king size bedrooms each with ensuite bathroom (shower)
  • One bedroom has also a private terrace
  • Two twin bedrooms a single bed can be added


  • The second floor is reached via stone staircase
  • Master double bedroom with hydro-massage shower, a single bed can be added
  • Master double bedroom with Jacuzzi tub


  • Swimming Pool 12 x 4 m
  • 1500 sq metres of garden with lounge area, outside dining facilities, BBQ
  • Spectacular views of vineyards, olive trees, and the countryside of the Chianti area
  • Air Conditioning upon consumption
  • Central heating upon consumption
  • Sauna,
  • Tourist tax Euro 1,50 per person / per night for a max of 7 nights.  Children under 14 years do not pay
    Breakage deposit Euro 500.- to be paid in cash upon arrival and will be refunded upon departure less any unpaid expenses
  • The guests can choose their wines from a selection of bottles, payment at departure

About Tuscany

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About Chianti

Chianti actually consists of a number of particular wine regions in Tuscany however the most famous area, Chianti Classico, is located between the cities of Florence and Siena.
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